These fantastic Caramel Chocolate Chip Oat Bars are perfectly sweet, chewy, nutty, and gooey! You can change up the toppings, too, to match your cravings. - Bake or Break

Caramel Chocolate Chip Oat Bars

I’m fairly certain that I could fill the pages of BoB with desserts featuring caramel and chocolate. They’re two of my favorite ingredients and...

Oreo lovers will be in dessert heaven with these Cookies and Cream Cheesecake Bars. A cookie crust, a simple no-bake cheesecake, and lots of Oreos make these a sure crowd-pleaser! - Bake or Break

Cookies and Cream Cheesecake Bars

While I don’t often eat store-bought cookies, I do love to bake with them. They’re great for simple cookie crusts or more significant uses...

Brown Butter Almond Cake with Apricot Whipped Cream is such a lovely, nutty, sweet, and delicate cake. What an amazing flavor combination! - Bake or Break

Brown Butter Almond Cake with Apricot Whipped Cream

I’m so excited to share this lovely cake with you! It’s a recipe that’s been on my to-bake list for a while, and I...

Cinnamon Crumb Brownies add big flavor to fudgy brownies with a simple cinnamon crumb topping. These are SO good! - Bake or Break

Cinnamon Crumb Brownies

I recently treated myself to a bakery stop in the city. It’s not often I get to eat a baked good that I didn’t...

A look back at the last 10 years of Bake or Break.

10 Things I’ve Learned in 10 Years of Blogging

In May of 2006, I was pretty miserable in my job. I often had to give myself a pep talk just to get out...

Soft, fudgy cookies combine with a sweet, nutty frosting to make these fantastic Chocolate Coconut Pecan Sandwich Cookies. If you love traditional German Chocolate Cake, these are the cookies for you! - Bake or Break

Chocolate Coconut Pecan Sandwich Cookies

I’ve always loved German Chocolate Cake. More specifically, I’ve always loved that coconut pecan frosting that traditionally tops off the cake. It’s so wonderfully...

Meet your new favorite banana pudding! Dulce de Leche Banana Pudding Bars feature a vanilla wafer crust, rich dulce de leche, sweet bananas, homemade vanilla pudding, and whipped cream. They're fantastic! - Bake or Break

Dulce de Leche Banana Pudding Bars

I used to be such a picky eater. I’m sure I gave my mother fits over my short list of foods I would eat....

Coconut, pecans, and a cream cheese glaze make this Italian Cream Bundt Cake a winner. Such a great, simple twist on a classic dessert! - Bake or Break

Italian Cream Bundt Cake

If there are any drawbacks to having a baking blog, it’s that I don’t often make the same recipe more than once after I’ve...

Chocolate cake, sweet cream cheese, and a nutty crumb topping combine to make this fantastic Chocolate Cream Cheese Coffee Cake! - Bake or Break

Chocolate Cream Cheese Coffee Cake

I have many favorite flavors when it comes to baking, but chocolate and cream cheese are on the short list. I bake with them...

Lemon Cream Pie is bursting with plenty of tart lemon flavor. Lemon lovers will adore this quick and easy dessert! - Bake or Break

Lemon Cream Pie

Who likes light, fluffy, cool, creamy desserts? If you raised your hand, keep reading because I’m going to introduce you to this fantastic Lemon...